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Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Discusses Courthouse, Sheriff’s Office, and Jail Project

At this week’s Jefferson County Board of Supervisors meeting, a primary topic of conversation was the Jefferson County Courthouse, Sheriff’s Office, and Jail project. 19 bids have been issued in connection to this project; and 18 of those bids were approved. The last remaining bid, for Excavation and Site Utilities, has a due date of September 1.


The total cost for the Courthouse, Sheriff and Jail Improvements Project is expected

to be up to $49,959,475. This project will be funded by a combination of 2021A General Obligation Bonds in the amount of $8 million, 2022A General Obligation Bonds in the amount of $28 million, American Rescue Plan Act funding of $8,355,000, carryover funds designated by the Board of Supervisors on March 8, 2022 in the amount of $2,635,000, and working capital fund balance in the amount of $2,969,475.


The County Board has appropriated $10,635,000 in the 2022 budget for this project, with the remainder of the project costs to be appropriated in the 2023 budget. No budget adjustment is necessary.


To watch the full Jefferson County Board Meeting, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fw7_hkGLfkA.

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